If the NSA spies on us, it’s a massive violation of privacy and omg government and #impeachobama. When some (hopefully not for much longer) anonymous hacker breaks into the personal, private accounts of dozens of famous women, steals their most private photographs, and posts them online, these same men shouting from the rooftops about the NSA retreat to their bunkers, share the photos as much as they can, and do much more I’d rather not imagine right now.
– OS News
Deployments are only as good as the vision set forth before a Wi-Fi system or even a type of device is selected. If a school district isn’t going to follow Apple’s guidelines, it shouldn’t expect a successful project.
— Bradley Chambers, MacWorld
My blog’s older than Twitter and Facebook, and it will outlive them. It has seen Flickr explode and then fade. It’s seen Google Wave and Google Reader come and go, and it’ll still be here as Google Plus fades. When Medium and Tumblr are gone, my blog will be here.
The things that will last on the internet are not owned. Plain old websites, blogs, RSS, irc, email.
After moving away from Foursquare, now I’m trying to use Yelp. Which outside U.S.A. (and U.K., they tell me) has a lot of work to do to catch up in gathering infos on existing venues (so far it seems to me that they have 1:1000 of the venue Foursquare has).
While struggling with the task of how-to add venues via the website, since I could not do that real-time while being there with my iPhone app, I discovered that at August’s 6th we had the tenth anniversary of Yelp! Happy birthday to them…